Process & Equipment Technician - CWW Days at QuantumScape | Powderkeg

Location: HQ- San Jose, CA

Employment Type: Full-Time

Team: Manufacturing Metrology

Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.

QuantumScape is on a mission to transform energy storage with solid-state lithium-metal battery technology. The company’s next-generation batteries are designed to enable longer range, faster charging and enhanced safety in electric vehicles to support the transition away from legacy energy sources toward a lower carbon future.

We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of energy storage technology! Do you want to make a major contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? As a process and Equipment Technician on the metrology team, you will help us build and maintain sophisticated imaging systems to collect high velocity data on battery components. Join us in a role that sits at the intersection of materials, manufacturing, and machine vision! Work schedule- CWW days 7am-7pm.


Collect image and test data on a wide variety of custom and turnkey measurement equipment.

Train technical team members on proper equipment operation following standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Uncover, diagnose, and resolve issues with inspection equipment.

Perform routine calibration and quality checks.

Assist with assembling fixtures and enclosures.

Maintain clear notes and documentation.

Minimum Requirements:

A technical degree from a 2-year program.

3 years or more hands on experience working in an industrial setting.

Hands-on experience operating and/or maintaining manufacturing equipment.

Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, especially in handling chemicals.

Motivated to learn new techniques and refine existing techniques.

Clear written and verbal communication skills.

Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Skilled at using Outlook, SharePoint and MS Office suite.


Hands on experience with semiconductor equipment is a plus -

Experience with SEM review is a plus -

Previous experience with measurement systems analysis (MSA), JMP

Ability to perform work in a dry room or fume hood.

QuantumScape does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Process & Equipment Technician - CWW Days
  • Company
  • Location
    San Jose, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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